General Information


  • St. Kilians Senior National School opens to pupils at 8:50am and finishes at 2:30pm. There is no supervision of pupils outside of these hours.


  • The support of parents/guardians of school policies and procedures is essential for the provision of a positive learning environment for all our pupils. Parents are welcome to view all our school policies.


  • Visitors to the school are welcome but must use the main door and report to the school secretary in the reception area. There is absolutely no unannounced access to classrooms.


  • Parent/Teacher meetings are held in November. All meetings are by appointment only. This ensures that we can give you our full attention and disruption to teaching time is reduced.


  • All absences must be explained in writing by a parent/guardian.


  • All pupils require a hand towel for use in school.


  • Our school actively encourages healthy lunches. Chewing gum is forbidden.


  • Homework should be reasonably attempted and on completion the homework diary should be signed.


  • Please inform the school immediately if any of your contact details change.


  • Booklists are issued in June. The school operates a book rental scheme.


  • Monies for educational equipment, etc. are collected in September. Pupils must have all indicated requisites on the first day of term.